Uninstalling Structure

We got an evaluation license for Structure but have decided not to buy it. What happens to all the structures and new fields when Structure is uninstalled?

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote

Raye, uninstalling Structure is safe.

When you uninstall Structure plugin, the structure data (hierarchies, synchronizers, views) you've created will not be accessible, naturally. All issue data will be preserved (as if you didn't install the plugin). There are no issue fields added by Structure.

If you'd like to export the hierarchies you've created, you can use Administration | Structure | Backup Structure menu to export all data into a human-readable XML file, or use Excel export in the Structure widget.

Should you decide to install and try Structure again, the old data will be picked up (unless you also remove "structure" subdirectory in the JIRA HOME folder).

Hope this helps!
Igor

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Jul 10, 2018 in Marketplace Apps

If you’re an Atlassian app developer, you’ll want to know about Atlas Camp!

This September 6-7, hundreds of Atlassian App developers will flock to Barcelona Spain to build skills, discover product roadmaps, meet face-to-face with the Atlassian team, and learn how to extend t...

164 views 0 4
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you